Mom allegedly stabs daughter's boyfriend to death

April 11, 2012 6:28:37 AM PDT
A 56-year-old woman is under arrest after allegedly stabbing her daughter's boyfriend to death on the West Side.

Sharon Burton, of the 3600-block of West Franklin Blvd., is charged with one count of first-degree murder.

The 32-year-old victim was stabbed in the chest after a fight with his girlfriend, Chicago police say.

Burton is accused of stabbing Terrance Quigley at his home, also in the 3600-block of West Franklin about 3:22 p.m. on Monday, authorities said.

Quigley was pronounced dead at Norwegian-American Hospital at 4:08 p.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

Burton is scheduled to appear in bond court Wednesday.

The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.

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